Best Things to Do with Kids in and around Luxembourg This Weekend
Mudamini Opening – Etel Adnan et les Modernes (Booking required, in FR/DE)
Mudam invites 6–12 year-old children to a festive programme with activities celebrating the artist Etel Adnan. Check out the complete program on the website.
Where: Mudam Luxembourg, 3 Park Dräi Eechelen, L-1499 Luxembourg
When: 29 Jun 2019 from 13h30 – 18h00
Age: 6-12 yrs
Cost: Free for children (Normal entrance fee for adults)
Widdebierglaf (Registration required)
Adult marathon and marathon for kids!
Where: Centre culturel ,rue de l´église, Mensdorf, Luxembourg
When: 29 June: 17:00-19:30h
Age: 6+ years old
Cost: Free – < 15 years; >15 years – 8 EUR
Summer fest at Il était une fois…
Head over to the multilingual library with your kids for an afternoon full of activities. There will be games and animation, meeting with authors and much more! Check out the website for details!
Where: Il était une fois…, 6, rue Tony Bourg, Luxembourg-Gasperich, L-1278 Luxembourg
When: 29 June: 15:00-18:00h
Age: 0-12 yrs
Dance Story “A trip through USA”
The Gymnastic Club Gym Maacher from Grevenmacher presents the Show ” A trip through USA”. The Kids will present the gym-dance story, with dances, music and costumes tipical from USA.
Where: Grevenmacher -Centre Culturel
When: 29 Juni at 17.00 o´clock
Age: all ages
Night of the Legends
Once a year, dancers, storytellers, musicians, jugglers, fire eaters, trans form Esch-sur-Sure castle in a magical and wonderful place. The program includes:
-18:00h in the village – bar, grill, music, street theater;
-19:30h in the castle – tales, theater, music, magic shows, jugglers, acrobats
-midnight in the village – fireworks.
When: 29 June: starts at 18:00h
Cost: 12 EUR; Kids under 12 go for free
The Color Run (Registration required)
Described as the “happiest 5k on the planet” or “the happiest 5 km in the world”, the Color Run is a racing event inspired by the Holi festival of Indian Spring. All participants start in white t-shirts. After each kilometre, the runners are covered with colored powder. The goal is to reach the finish line as colorful as possible. The Color Run™ isn’t about being the fastest or achieving exceptional performances. It is all about the fun! The highlight of the Color Run™ is the Finisher Festival in the festival area. Cool DJs, amazing music, and even more amazing color throws will be provided.
Where: Echternach lake
When: 29 June: party starts at 11:00h; first group of runners at 12:00h
Cost: see website
Merci Joffer (Booking required, in Lux/Fr/De)
You had a wonderful school year and would you like to thank your teacher? Together with Sophie Dewalque, the children will make an exceptional gift for their teacher while discovering sewing.
Where: Kulturhaus Niederanven, 145, route de Trèves, Niederanven
When: 29.06.2019: 9h00-12h00 (7-12 yrs); 14h00-17h00 (4-6 yrs)
Age: 4-12 years
Cost:35 EUR per class
The green ear…. Huh what? (Booking required, in Fr)
“The Green Ear” is the title of a work by artist Elina Brotherus. Guess what’s in the picture?! Of course, a green ear. During a guided tour, the children immerse themselves in the world of Elina Brotherus’ photographs. A journey of discovery begins, during which children are asked how the funny and bizarre titles of the works refer to what is depicted in the photos. In the following workshop, children discover their creative side and first invent fun titles for their works in an unorthodox way. The next step is to translate the title into a creative work.
Where: Villa Vauban, 18 avenue Emile Reuter, L-2420 Luxembourg
When: 29 June: 10h15
Age: 9 yrs+
Cost: kids- free
Bagpipes (Booking required)
Kids will build an electronic bagpipe!
Where: am ‘natur musée’ am Gronn , rue Munster 25, L-2160 Luxembourg
When: 29 June: 10-12h
Age: 11-13 years
Cost: 10 EUR
In the footsteps of the environment with your smartphone (Booking required)
Workshop on making videos for teenagers from 12 years old. After an introduction to the 2000m2 project, we will make short videos with our smartphones on agriculture or food. No prior knowledge is required.
Where: Maison de la nature, 5 route de Luxembourg, Kockelscheuer (public transport: stop P&R Kockelscheuer)
When: 29 June: 10-16h
Age: 12+ yrs
Youth Corner workshops (Registration required)
Youth corners workshops for children! Read more details what exactly that is here
Where: Centre National de l’Audiovisuel, 1b rue du Centenaire, L-3475 Dudelange, Grand-Duché de Luxembourg
When: 2 June
Cost: 7 EUR
Age: 6-10 years & 10-14 years
Siren’s Call – Music & Culture Festival
There will be installations, art & dance performances, design exposition, creators & initiatives market, workshops, kids program and food Village.
Where: Culturel de Rencontre Abbaye de Neumünster, 28 Rue Munster, L-2160, Luxembourg Ville
When: 29 June: 14h
Age: whole family
Cost: 52 EUR/ 1.5 EUR with Kultupass
What If Children Parade
Children’s parade throughout Luxembourg city. This year’s theme will be “What If”.
Where: Hotel de Ville 42, Place Guillaume II, 2090 Luxembourg
When: 29 June: 15-16:30h
Meet and Greet An Astronaut
As part of the Asteroid Day , join us for free Asteroid Day activities in Luxembourg! You’ll have a unique opportunity to meet astronauts and asteroid experts from across the world! And on SUnday 30 June – there will be activities dedicated to Asteroids Day as well at Musée national d’histoire naturelle
Where: Cercle Cité (Place d’Armes, Luxembourg)
When: 29 June: 1.30-3.30pm
Age: all ages
Saturday & Sunday
L’atelier familial (Advanced booking required, in EN, FR)
From 28th to 30th of June 2019, L’atelier familial welcomes you in Tramsschapp cultural center in the art of Limpertsberg to discover a unique creators market : a pop-up store gathering more than 70 trendy brands kids & family oriented. On top of this, many workshops for little & big ones will be proposed during the weekend.
L’atelier familial is the festival dedicated to future mums, babies, children and parents. A regressive break for the whole family in a beautiful, carefully styled universe. The theme for this first edition is: Bohemian chic.
Where: Tramsschap, 49 Rue Ermesinde, 1469 Luxembourg
When: Friday 28th of June, from 4 pm to 9 pm / Saturday 29th of June, from 10 am to 7 pm / Sunday 30th of June, from 10 am to 6 pm
Age: All ages
Cost: Kids for free, 5 EUR in advanced booking & 8 EUR on site
Head over with your kids to Russian-Luxembourg festival .There will be artists’ performances, master classes, entertainment for children and, of course, traditional Russian cuisine.
Where: Beaufort Castle, Luxembourg
When: 29-30 June: 10-18h
Age: all ages
Ride in a fully air-conditioned cabin and enjoy a breathtaking 360° panoramic view from 81 meters height!
Where: Place de la Constitution , Luxembourg city
When: 29.06 – 18.08
Cost: adults – 7 EUR; kids 4-12 years – 4 EUR; kids under 4 – free
Fair at the Gare
Fair with food, drinks and games for kids!
Where: Place de Paris, L-1930 Luxembourg ville
When: 21-30 June: 12pm-10pm
Youth Gaelic Games 2018 (in English, Registration required)
Girls and boys will learn the skills of gaelic games: football, hurling, camogie!
Where: Stade Michel Wagner, rue de Sainth-Vith, L-2673, Weimerskirch, Luxembourg
When: Sundays from April 28 –June 30: 15-16h
Age: 4-14 years (split into age appropriate groupings)
Bee Trail – Kids Learn Why Bees Are Awesome
Head over with the kids to the 2.5 km bee trail that goes across the city and includes 13 information stops. There you will discover the richness of biodiversity in the city as well as the world of bees (just a few examples of the adventures that awaits you on the tour: a hive on the roof of a building, a hotel for wild bees, and much more)! Alternatively, teach your kids about the importance of bees and the ecosystem with the BeePopulate game. With this app you can design virtual garden for bees to pollinate!
Where: Luxembourg city
When:May – September
Holiday Camp at ZigZag (French, English, German, Luxembourgish)
Bring your children for half a day of fun, or more. We are flexible and welcome your children aged 4 to 10 years for multi-activity camps – cooperation games, crafts, mini-karting, cooking, parcours. Instructors speak many languages and groups include max. 8 kids. Your children will love it! Please call 26 45 87 87 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for information or to book. Number of places is limited. Book before August 16th and get 15% off (half day for only 28€). Our camps will run end of the summer, from September 5th to 13th .
Where: Zigzag, 7 rue Pletzer, L-8080 Bertrange
Age: 4-10 years
Summer Fest in Mersch
SummerFest with entertainment for kids!
Where: 10 Rue Hermann Gmeiner, L-7534 Mersch, Luxembourg
When: 30 June at 10:30–18:30h
Age: all ages
Herkul Grün for the whole family (in De/Lux, Registration required)
After a short visit to the exhibition “Ons Schueberfouer”, meet Herkul Grün, a true historical figure who was the strongest man in the world!
Where: Lëtzebuerg City Museum, 14, rue du Saint-Esprit, L-2090 Luxembourg
When: 30 June: 10h30
Age: 7+ yrs
Cost: museum entrance fee
Family Day at Aquasud
The Family Days have been created for one simple purpose: to bring the family together! They take place once a month! This Sunday is the “Snake Island” – giant course on the water and games of cooperation.
Where: AQUASUD Differdange, 1 Rue Jeannot Kremer, 4671 Differdange
When: 30 June: 14:30-16:30h
Cost: see website
Head over to see police see various demonstrations like K-9 unit, self-defense and much more. Police car will be on display as well as several E-Cars and a Lamborghini Huracan. And of course, drinks and food!
Where: Parc municipal de Mersch
When: 30 June: 10-18h
And you shouldn’t forget about the 501 Things To Do With Kids In And Around Luxembourg Guide — it is the perfect way to plan your weekend or weekly getaway — visit a park, got to a camping site, take a picture perfect stroll down a nature trail…..
There are more activities happening this weekend listed in our recurrent weekend activities list -like Yoga for kids, workshops at Casino, Stories in Cité-Bibliothèque, workshops at MNHN , workshops in Mudam , Cinémathèque For Kids (Cinema Paradiso), Il était une fois and much more! Check all of them out here!
Events Outside Luxembourg
– around 24 km from Luxembourg city (Château de Preisch, 2 rue des Lilas, 57570 Basse-Rentgen, France): Treasure Hunts – weekends from 13.04-13.10.2019
– around 46 km from Luxembourg city (Château des Ducs de Lorraine Sierck-les-Bains,rue du Château, 57480 Sierck les Bains, France ): Escape Game (8+ yrs) – 30.06-25.08.2019
– around 49 km from Luxembourg city ( Trier and surroundings ):
Various kids events and theatres;
28-30 June – Old City Festival (Altstadtfest);
30 June – FAMILY INITIATIVE IN THE PERMANENT EXHIBITION – On Sunday, June 30, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., the Trier Archaeological Museum will offer a family initiative project with the title “Discover archaeology yourself.” What is archaeology? How does an excavation function? Families with children from age 6 can playfully discover the answers to these and further exciting questions based on four small archaeology stations in the permanent exhibition. You can also become active yourself with a small excavation.
– around 64 km from Luxembourg city (Metz, France): Various workshops for kids
– around 71 km from Luxembourg city (Cueillette de Peltre, Avenue de Strasbourg, 57245 Peltre): Pick Your Own Strawberries
– around 257 km from Luxembourg city (Antwerp, Belgium): Do you know about “Summer of Antwerp“ (21.6-1.9. 2019)? Summer beach, beach chairs and bar, circus, show and entertainment for the whole family!
Our month-by-month kids’ events calendar for families will help you make the most of every month. It highlights the annual recurrent kids’ events and activities in and around Luxembourg